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Fluentd is an open source data collector for unified logging layer

GitHub repo: https://github.com/fluent/fluentd-docker-image

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Quick reference

What is Fluentd?


Fluentd is a streaming data collector for unified logging layer hosted by CNCF. Fluentd lets you unify the data collection and consumption for a better use and understanding of data.

For more information, check official site and documentation site.

How to run images

$ docker run -p 24224:24224 -p 24224:24224/udp -u fluent -v /path/to/dir:/fluentd/log fluentd
2019-01-16 11:49:55 +0000 [info]: parsing config file is succeeded path="/fluentd/etc/fluent.conf"
2019-01-16 11:58:27 +0000 [info]: #0 [input1] listening port port=24224 bind=""
2019-01-16 11:58:27 +0000 [info]: #0 fluentd worker is now running worker = 0

Docker’s official images support only v1.4.2 or later. If you want to know more details, check fluentd-docker-image README.


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